Characteristics and Prediction of Lung Cancer Mortality in China from 1991 to 2013.

@article{Fang2015CharacteristicsAP,
  title={Characteristics and Prediction of Lung Cancer Mortality in China from 1991 to 2013.},
  author={J. Fang and Hong-Li Dong and Kusheng Wu and Pei-Ling Du and Zhen-Xi Xu and Kun Lin},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2015},
  volume={16 14},
  pages={5829-34}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe and analyze the epidemiological characteristics of lung cancer mortality in China from 1991 to 2013, forecast the future five-year trend and provide scientific evidence for prevention and management of lung cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS Mortality data for lung cancer in China from 1991 to 2013 were used to describe epidemiological characteristics. Trend surface analysis was applied to analyze the geographical distribution of lung cancer. Four models, curve estimation… CONTINUE READING